Housekeeping Team Member

Recruiter
Travelodge
Location
Stourport-on-Severn
Salary
£7.50 per hour
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
03 Sep 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
Travelodge has an exciting opportunity for a Housekeeping Team Member to join the team based in Hartlebury. You will be on a part time permanent basis working 16 hours per week and will be on a rate of £7.50 per hour.

The job in a nutshell

As our Housekeeping Team Member you will be cleaning rooms and setting them up to meet our brand standards. Travelodge prides itself on clean and fresh rooms and you will play a central role in helping to maintain these high standards so that our guests can enjoy a spotless room.

What you'll be doing as a Housekeeping Team Member

- Cleaning rooms, making beds and cleaning bathrooms. Following a step by step approach to make sure every room is set up to brand standards

- Listening and acting on feedback from your manager

- Sharing great cleaning practices with your colleagues to support each other's learning

- Attending daily team huddles and contributing to group discussions

- Reporting any room damage or breakages to your supervisor at huddle meetings so that rooms can be repaired

- Keeping public areas clean and tidy

- Keeping linen rooms clean, tidy and organised

- Reporting early if cleaning equipment and stock is running low

- Learning and following procedures for linen, security, keys, lost property and stock

- Keeping yourself, the team and our customers' safe - following appropriate health and safety procedures

- Meeting productivity targets as agreed with your manager so that we can have all rooms ready for check in time

- Working as part of a team, helping others out when required

What we'll expect from a Housekeeping Team Member

To succeed in this role, you will need to be able to bend and lift with ease, operate a vacuum cleaner and make beds. You will need a basic understanding of the English language and be able to understand and communicate effectively with your colleagues and customers.

What you can expect from us

Culture

At Travelodge, we are warm, straightforward and optimistic. We have a big footprint in the UK, but still a small company feel and you can expect quality and value to be built in to everything we do. Every day is different here and you definitely see life! We want you to bring your personality to work and we love our diversity

Reward and recognition

You will earn £7.50 per hour (for day workers, 15% more for night workers) and you can also expect to enjoy room and food discounts and friends and family rates. We are committed to recognising a job well done and commitment to quality is rewarded.

Career and development

You can expect full training in your role and you don't need previous experience to join us. We have transparent career paths at Travelodge and you get to choose how far and how fast you want to go. Our Aspire Programme recognises everyone is different. If you want to study for a Diploma in Hospitality Aspire - Discoverer is for you. If you want to develop towards managing your own hotel, Aspire Traveller is a structured training and development programme. You will also be supported to achieve your Diploma in Team Leading during your training if you opt to join Aspire - Traveller.

If you feel you are the right candidate for the role as our Housekeeping Team Member then please click 'apply' now! We'd love to hear from you!